A Fluentd output plugin to send logs to various Syslog collectors using TLS. (Uses RFC 5424.)
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Fluent::Plugin::SyslogTls

Gem Version

A Fluentd output plugin to send logs to various Syslog collectors using TLS (only).

Tested with Papertrail and should also work with Sumologic and likely others.

Installation

$ gem install fluent-plugin-syslog-tls

or

$ td-agent-gem install fluent-plugin-syslog-tls

Note: fluent-plugin-syslog-tls is compatible with Fluent 1.0 (and 0.14). For Fluent 0.12, see the fluent-0.12 branch.

Configuration

In your Fluentd configuration, use @type syslog_tls. Examples:

Sumologic:

<match **>
  @type syslog_tls
  host syslog.collection.us1.sumologic.com
  port 6514
  token 'YOUR-PRIVATE-TOKEN@IANA-ID'
  format json
</match>

Papertrail:

<match **>
  @type syslog_tls
  host logs1.papertrailapp.com
  port 12345
  format single_value
</match>

For more configuration options see configuration docs

Origin/History

This plugin is derived from Fluent::Plugin::SumologicCloudSyslog. Changes are in the Changelog.

License

Except as otherwise noted this software is licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0

Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License"); you may not use this file except in compliance with the License. You may obtain a copy of the License at

http://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0

Unless required by applicable law or agreed to in writing, software distributed under the License is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied. See the License for the specific language governing permissions and limitations under the License.